SYRIA, DECAPOLIS. Nysa-Scythopolis. Gordian III, 238-244. (Bronze, 24 mm, 14.02 g, 12 h), year 304 = 240-241. ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟC CΕ Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III to right. Rev. NYC CKYΘΟ ΙΕΡ ΑCΥ / Δ-Τ On the right, Zeus wearing himation, standing facing, holding scepter in his right hand, his right leg bend and the infant Dionysos emerging from his thigh; on the left, Tyche as Nysa, wearing peplos and turreted crown, standing facing, holding scepter in right hand and the infant Dionysos in left. Barkay 93. Meshorer, City-Coins 114. Rosenberger 63. RPC VII.2 Online unassigned ID 2393. SNG ANS 1059. Spijkerman 57. Dark brown patina. Flatly struck. Very fine.
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